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Africa's economy: Looking beyond stereotypes
From August 4 to 6, 52 African Heads of State will join President Obama in Washington, D.C. to participate in the first-of-its-kind U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Findings from Norwegian Institute for Nature Research in Aquaculture...
We tested a new mass-marking technique: otolith marking with enriched stable isotopes delivered during vaccination."
Farming bluefin tuna might be out of our depths
Close your eyes. Think fish. Do you envision half a ton of laminated muscle rocketing through the sea as fast as you drive your automobile? Do you envision a peaceful warrior capable of killing you unintentionally with a whack of its tail? These giant tuna strain the concept of fish.
First Nations Drum
Anouncing the Aquaculture in Canada Initiative
The Aboriginal Aquaculture Association is pleased to announce the Aboriginal Aquaculture in Canada Initiative .
Sprouts and Roots Camp teaches youth how to catch, cook meals
The sun's bright reflection rippled on the pond at Lincoln University's Alan T. Busby Agriculture Farm as laughing children jumped in and swam while others caught crawfish on a cool Tuesday morning.
Codroy Seafoods gets $100,000 in provincial funding for plant
A funding boost of $100,000 from the provincial government should help Codroy Seafoods deliver a better product to both the local and out-of-province marketplace.
$2M Brookings technology center preparing to open
The Agriculture Technology Center for Rural Enterprise in the Telkamp Industrial Park is aimed at helping the city become a hub for both research and economic development.
National Public Radio
Farming The Bluefin Tuna, Tiger Of The Ocean, Is Not Without A Price
Yonathan Zohar, Jorge Gomezjurado and Odi Zmora check on bluefin tuna larvae in tanks at the University of Maryland Baltimore County's Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Better oyster harvest comes from cleaner Bay
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation also celebrates the good news about increasing oyster harvests in Virginia [" Va.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Maine Ocean Acidification Commission to meet Friday, August 1
The Maine Ocean Acidification Commission, the first of its kind on the East Coast, is set to hold its inaugural meeting on Friday, August 1. The commission, featuring a 16-member panel, was set up by the state legislature earlier this summer to study the environmental and economic impacts of ocean acidification in the Gulf of Maine.
The Chronicle Herald
Five-cent lobster levy to be limited, N.S. fisheries minister clarifies
Last week, Fisheries and Aquaculture Minister Keith Colwell told reporters legislation for the levy was on track to be delivered during the autumn legislature sitting.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
The Hill Times
Feds' proposed aquaculture regulations delayed over 'logistical...
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Columbia Daily Herald
Donation of $40,000 to fund innovative aquaponics program
Some day in the near future, students at Whitthorne Middle School and at the Hampshire Unit School may have the opportunity to experience the life cycle of food production under a new aquaponics program the school board approved Thursday.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Inter Press Service
Fish Before Fields to Improve Egypt's Food Production
Fish cages on the Nile River. Experts are calling for a more holistic approach to aquaculture.
DFO aims to streamline fish-farm regulations
Amendments to federal Fisheries Act regulations will specifically allow salmon farmers to treat their fish with pesticides and drugs as part of its effort to streamline aquaculture regulation, Fisheries Minister Gail Shea announced Thursday.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Hope soars for new sockeye record as big cycle returns to B.C.'s Fraser River
Dave Secord and Albert Armstrong fish for sockeye salmon on the Fraser River near Langley in August, 2010.
Bid to explore plans for mussel bed
The initiative would add to the town's bid of establishing itself as the seafood town and could lead to job creation.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Sechelt sets standards for critical resources
The main administrative offices for the Sechelt Nation, the House of hewhiwus, at 5555 Sunshine Coast Highway.
Chopped SA judge cooks with soul
Chef Dave van Staden has spent 27 years in the professional kitchen environment.
The Straits Times
AVA rolls out new plan to boost Singapore's sustainable food fish production
To boost Singapore's sustainable food fish production, the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority is coming up with good-agricultural-practice guidelines for fish farms.